Mid-State: Anderson Park

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Re: Mid-State: Anderson Park

Postby bockrona » June 21st, 2015, 2:17 pm

Rode this morning. Trail is in good shape. Some wet spots and a lot of overgrowth. Bring your trimmers.
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Re: Mid-State: Anderson Park

Postby bockrona » June 25th, 2015, 8:01 am

Going to be watching the weather closely today. If there is an opportunity and the rain misses or quits early, I will be out hacking at some of the overgrowth this evening. Both second halves of Red and Blue and upper Green need it the most. Likely to get out there over the weekend too. Maybe even ride a lap.
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Re: Mid-State: Anderson Park

Postby bockrona » June 29th, 2015, 8:00 am

Anybody been out to Anderson since the Friday night monsoon? Guessing the trail is back to rideable by now, but haven't been out to look.
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Re: Mid-State: Anderson Park

Postby Felt6 » June 29th, 2015, 8:33 pm

Just a few puddles on red, green is good, slick spots here and there. I didn't do blue figuring it was going to be deep near the bridge. Nice job trimming! Still lots to do though. Skeeters are ridiculous.
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Re: Mid-State: Anderson Park

Postby benl » July 5th, 2015, 10:23 am

I just got a report from a friend - the red loop loop from the downhill by the river all the way to where it intersects the blue trail is super overgrown with thorns. You can't get through without getting scraped up really bad.
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Re: Mid-State: Anderson Park

Postby bockrona » Yesterday, 1:54 pm

benl wrote:I just got a report from a friend - the red loop loop from the downhill by the river all the way to where it intersects the blue trail is super overgrown with thorns. You can't get through without getting scraped up really bad.


Thank you for the update. Yes, the overgrowth is out of control. Progress has been made, but there is plenty more to deal with.

Again, anyone is welcome to get out and do some trimming. If you don't have a weed whip, stop at ACE on the way and get a machete, doesn't that sound like fun? Or get one of the previously mentioned weed trimmers and work on your golf swing. It actually works pretty good.
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